When was your Captivate Born?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by gunny5821, Aug 5, 2010.

  1. gunny5821

    gunny5821 Well-Known Member
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    I have been reading the threads regarding the GPS, Battery and email issues and some seem to have it, others seem to not. So I was wondering if maybe a certain group of phones made it out while the QC guy was out to lunch. This exact same thing happened in 2007 when the iPhone was launched. It was determined that the line of units that came from a certain site was causing all of the issues. They actually narrowed it down to the serial numbers. If you had an iPhone within that string of serial numbers, you simply went to an Apple Store and swaped it out. So I was thinking maybe we can do some exploration using the Captivate's Manufactored Date (or DOB). I received mine when I registered my Captivate on the Samsung web page here is the link:

    Product Registration SAMSUNG

    My Captivate was born on 07/07/2010! A brand new baby boy! So if you haven't registered yet, maybe you may. When you input your serial number, the DOB will pop-up on the screen directly below the serial number field.

    So lets publish our Captivate's DOB, all, chime in please! :rolleyes:

    Gunny
     

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  2. Surfer

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    Will they send me anything when I put my address?

    Oh and I just found out! 7/16/10!!
     
  3. i registered and it doesnt show me the date anywhere
     
  4. mi04se1

    mi04se1 Well-Known Member
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    I registered last week and I cant find a bod.
     
  5. Simba501

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    7-4-10...a baby girl!

    I doubt it...

    When you first enter the IMEI during registration, right below the box it has in parentheses "Manufactured: <date here>"....Idk how to find it after you've completed registration...
     
  6. garagevan

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    Webpage won't accept my S/N.
     
  7. vilacr

    vilacr New Member
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    My b.o.d. for my second captivate is 7/20/2010
     
  8. bigjerries

    bigjerries Well-Known Member
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    7-6-2010. its a bouncing baby phone..:)
     
  9. GalaxyS609

    GalaxyS609 Well-Known Member
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    wasnt this already done in that big survey thread? How many of these threads do we really need?
     
  10. crupp

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    Me either. Are u registering a replacement phone?
     
  11. garagevan

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    Nope, first one.
     
  12. mi04se1

    mi04se1 Well-Known Member
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    I remember seeing it when I registered, but that was a week ago and I didnt write it down.
     
  13. crupp

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    HMMM finally got it. I had to back all the way out. Enter the EMEI number after choosing cat and then sub cat and the rest of the phone info populates for you.

    7/15/2010...very new. no problems!
     
  14. speedfreak32

    speedfreak32 Well-Known Member
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    July 4th 2010 independence day...

    Instead of serial use EMEI number...
     
  15. Busaboi

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    This wild child bod is 7/22/10
     
  16. krystak04

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    7/6/10 - gps problems
    7/7/10 - also gps problems
     
  17. Sharkonwheels

    Sharkonwheels Well-Known Member
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  18. A.VOID

    A.VOID Active Member
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  19. garagevan

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    That worked, Thanks

    7/19/2010,
    a little weak in the battery and gps dept. but otherwise it works great.
     
  20. BigCiX

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    Where are u guys finding that IEMI number at?
     
  21. CrimsonPride

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    behind the battery
     
  22. garagevan

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    settings/about phone/status works too
     
  23. krystak04

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    or on the side of your box the phoen came in
     
  24. Zinge764

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    7/4/10
    Works great
     
  25. rajendra82

    rajendra82 Well-Known Member
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    07/06/2010 - GPS works for the most part
     

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